Dixie Howell Stats

Dixie Howell was born on Saturday, April 24, 1920, in Louisville, Kentucky. Howell was 27 years old when he broke into the big leagues on May 6, 1947, with the Pittsburgh Pirates. His biographical data, year-by-year hitting stats, fielding stats, pitching stats (where applicable), career totals, uniform numbers, salary data and miscellaneous items-of-interest are presented by Baseball Almanac on this comprehensive Dixie Howell baseball stats page.

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Dixie Howell
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Birth Name:
Homer Elliott Howell
Nickname:
Dixie
Born On:
04-24-1920  (Taurus)
Place of Birth Data Born In:
Louisville, Kentucky
Year of Death Data Died On:
10-05-1990 ( 500 Oldest Living )
Place of Death Data Died In:
Binghamton, New York
Cemetery:
Cave Hill Cemetery, Louisville, Kentucky
High School:
Male High School (Louisville, KY)
College:
None Attended
Batting Stances Chart Bats:
Right
Throwing Arms Chart Throws:
Right
Player Height Chart Height:
5-11
Player Weight Chart Weight:
195
First Game:
05-06-1947 (Age 27)
Last Game:
09-08-1956
Draft:
Not Applicable
Dixie Howell

Dixie Howell Pitching Stats

G GS GF W L PCT ERA CG SHO SV IP BFP H ER R HR BB IBB SO WP HB BK HLD
- - Did Not Pitch - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
G GS GF W L PCT ERA CG SHO SV IP BFP H ER R HR BB IBB SO WP HB BK HLD
Dixie Howell

Dixie Howell Hitting Stats

G AB R H 2B 3B HR GRSL RBI BB IBB SO SH SF HBP GIDP AVG OBP SLG
1947 27 Pirates 76 214 23 59 11 0 4 1 25 27 - 34 4 - 0 2 .276 .357 .383
1949 29 Reds 64 172 17 42 6 1 2 0 18 8 - 21 1 - 2 5 .244 .286 .326
1950 30 Reds 82 224 30 50 9 1 2 0 22 32 - 31 3 - 2 7 .223 .326 .299
1951 31 Reds 77 207 22 52 6 1 2 0 18 15 - 34 0 - 0 3 .251 .302 .319
1952 32 Reds 17 37 4 7 1 1 2 0 4 3 - 9 0 - 0 3 .189 .250 .432
1953 33 Dodgers 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 1 0 - 0 0 .000 .000 .000
1955 35 Dodgers 16 42 2 11 4 0 0 0 5 1 0 7 1 1 0 0 .262 .273 .357
1956 36 Dodgers 7 13 0 3 2 0 0 0 1 1 1 3 1 1 0 0 .231 .267 .385
G AB R H 2B 3B HR GRSL RBI BB IBB SO SH SF HBP GIDP AVG OBP SLG
8 Years 340 910 98 224 39 4 12 1 93 87 1 140 10 2 4 20 .246 .314 .337
Dixie Howell

Dixie Howell Fielding Stats

POS G GS OUTS TC TC/G CH PO A E DP PB CASB CACS FLD% RF
1947 Pirates C 74 65 1,571 310 4.2 302 272 30 8 2 12 20 10 .974 5.19
1949 Reds C 56 46 1,149 229 4.1 226 191 35 3 2 5 17 14 .987 5.31
1950 Reds C 81 65 1,798 369 4.6 364 338 26 5 4 4 28 6 .986 5.47
1951 Reds C 73 57 1,602 307 4.2 303 275 28 4 5 4 31 7 .987 5.11
1952 Reds C 16 8 250 53 3.3 52 43 9 1 0 0 6 6 .981 5.62
1955 Dodgers C 13 9 264 54 4.2 53 49 4 1 0 1 2 0 .981 5.42
1956 Dodgers C 6 4 114 22 3.7 22 21 1 0 0 0 0 1 1.000 5.21
POS G GS OUTS TC TC/G CH PO A E DP PB CASB CACS FLD% RF
C Totals 319 254 6,748 1,344 4.2 1,322 1,189 133 22 13 26 104 44 .984 5.29
7 Years 319 254 6,748 1,344 4.2 1,322 1,189 133 22 13 26 104 44 .984 5.29
Dixie Howell

Dixie Howell Miscellaneous Stats

SB CS SB% PH PR DH AB/HR AB/K AB/RBI K/BB K/9 BB/9
1947 Pirates 1 - - 1 1 n/a 53.5 6.3 8.6 - - -
1949 Reds 0 - - 8 0 n/a 86.0 8.2 9.6 - - -
1950 Reds 0 - - 1 0 n/a 112.0 7.2 10.2 - - -
1951 Reds 0 2 .000 4 0 n/a 103.5 6.1 11.5 - - -
1952 Reds 0 0 .000 5 0 n/a 18.5 4.1 9.3 - - -
1953 Dodgers 0 0 .000 1 0 n/a 0.0 1.0 0.0 - - -
1955 Dodgers 0 0 .000 4 0 n/a 0.0 6.0 8.4 - - -
1956 Dodgers 0 0 .000 2 0 n/a 0.0 4.3 13.0 - - -
SB CS SB% PH PR DH AB/HR AB/K AB/RBI K/BB K/9 BB/9
8 Years 1 2 .333 26 1 n/a 75.8 6.5 9.8 - - -
Dixie Howell

Dixie Howell Miscellaneous Items of Interest

1947 Pittsburgh Pirates 1 $5,000.00 - -
1949 Cincinnati Reds 39 $8,000.00 - -
1950 Cincinnati Reds 6 $8,000.00 - -
1951 Cincinnati Reds 5 $8,000.00 - -
1952 Cincinnati Reds 6 $8,000.00 - -
1953 Brooklyn Dodgers 9 $8,000.00 - -
1955 Brooklyn Dodgers 54 $8,000.00 - -
1956 Brooklyn Dodgers 54 $1,666.00 - -


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